Tidewater Tire to Seek GSA Schedule, Will Continue Expansion to Service Federal Agencies

Feb 27, 2012, 07:30 ET from Tidewater Tire

HAMPTON, Va., Feb. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Tidewater Tire announced plans today to support their continued expansion and apply for a GSA Schedule to actively pursue additional federal contracts. Federal officials appreciate GSA Schedules as a means of procuring goods and services, knowing that companies on these schedules have been qualified by the General Services Administration (GSA). Tidewater Tire's expansion plans include servicing commercial federal and municipal vehicles.

"As a growing business, the opportunity to increase our service offering to include government accounts opens up significantly more markets," states Dean Grimm, Owner at Tidewater Tire. He continues, "Getting our company on a GSA schedule will expand our reach beyond the federal government to numerous state and municipal governments and other public entities as they will be able to take advantage of our commercial tire and vehicle supply products at set government pricing."

Tidewater Tire offers both Road and OTR road service for commercial trucks, road tractors and trailer repair. Their Tire Services include Dismounting, Mounting, Balancing, Flat Tire Repair, and an extensive Fleet Service program. Their advanced Laser Alignments are ideally suited to 3-wheel axles, front toe, and camber and caster adjustments.

About Tidewater Tire:
Locally owned and family operated, Tidewater Tire services clients in the greater Gloucester Southside Peninsula. As a full-service automotive service shop, they offer both commercial and consumers clients professional oil changes, complete brake service (for both disc and drum types), transmission services, rear axles work, roadside emergency jump starts and battery replacements. Tidewater Tire sells most major brands of tires and also services motor homes, motor coaches and school busses. Visit www.tidewatertire-hampton.com for more information.

GSA Applications has been selected to manage the tender process on behalf of Tidewater Tire, facilitating the application preparation, submission and negotiations with government buyers at the GSA. With over 750 schedules awarded to date, Tampa FL based GSA Applications leverages its industry-leading experience and in-house staff of specialists to deliver professional government marketing services to businesses nationally.

Contact for Tidewater Tire: Dean Grimm, Owner at 757.644.7551

SOURCE Tidewater Tire